Painting & Drawing from Scratch

This course is for absolute beginners or those with little experience in drawing and painting. It is aimed at giving you an introductory grounding in drawing and painting and providing the tools and techniques for you to continue practising independently or within one of our more advanced courses.

Course Content

Safety Information
We want to keep you safe while you are at RHACC and as such all on-site classes will have additional hygiene procedures in place, as per government guidelines. Please note that if guidance changes, we may need to make changes to your course, such as reducing numbers attending onsite, or in the event of lockdown, postponing or moving the course online. Please act responsibly and do not attend the class if you display any of the symptoms of Covid-19 or have been in recent contact with someone who has. Please see government advice here.

Entry Requirements

To be eligible for this course you must be 19 or over on 31st August prior to the course start date.

Open to beginners and those who may have some experience but want to improve

First Class Requirements

A basic material list will be issued at the first class and basic materials will be provided for the first session.

Attendance Requirements

Regular attendance required.

Assessment Methods

No assessment, though regular informal feedback and support will be provided.

Further Study Options

If you enjoy the course you may want to join one of our longer drawing and painting classes, or if you would like to progress onto higher level qualification you might consider building a portfolio and applying for the Access to Art and Design course or one of our BTEC Foundation Diploma Courses which are available on a full and part-time basis.

Additional Information

If you require further course information or advice & guidance that is not answered in this outline please email